At this time, PRC is providing on-site only, no-contact emergency food and financial assistance. Art, job workshops, computer and literacy classes have transitioned to virtual classes. Visit Modified Food Hours to see current PRC food schedule.
COVID-19 Vaccination Information: ages 5-11, ages 12+, booster shots, and first/second doses vaccine information is available here.
The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) is now accepting applications for the Illinois Emergency Homeowner Assistance Fund (ILHAF).
Eligible households will be able to apply for up to $30,000 in free assistance
to pay …
- past due mortgage payments
- property taxes
- property insurance
- delinquent homeowner and/or condo association fees.
Click here for details. Applications will be accepted through May 31, 2022.
What We Do
Refurbished Computers & Training
From homework to finding a job, computers have become an essential tool in everyday life. We all need technology and skills to thrive in the digital age.
Our free Refurbished Computers and Training Programs help you gain the skills and tools you need in this digital world.
Adult Learning & Literacy
Inclusive and informed communities are strong communities. The Adult Learning and Literacy program offers free instruction in English, math, and reading, as well as preparation for GED and citizenship tests. Learning occurs in classrooms, small groups, and one-on-one sessions with volunteer tutors.
Upcycled Vase Art Workshop
Spring Birds Art Workshop (virtual)
Race to the Flag
For over 45 years, People’s Resource Center has greeted everyone with dignity, respect and compassion – and is a responsible steward of our resources. PRC meets people where they are, every day. In 2019, we reached nearly 25,000 neighbors with emergency help and empowering programs. And everything PRC does is made possible by the over 2,600 inspiring volunteers and dedicated supporters who encourage us in our important work.